Sweet Potatoes Are A Good Source Of Vitamins And Minerals For People And Pets
Sweet potatoes are a good source of vitamins and minerals for people and pets. They are also a component in many grain-free commercial dog foods. These have recently come under investigation by the FDA.
This is due to their possible increased risk of dilated cardiomyopathy in dogs and cats. Sweet potatoes are rich in beta-carotene. It is an antioxidant and a precursor for vitamin A. Without vitamin A, your dog will have vision problems, especially at night. Beta-carrotene is a pigment that gives the sweet potato its signature orange color. Sweet potato is a healthy and tasty treat when given every so often. It can be prepped in a variety of ways. Raw sweet potato is safe as long as it is cut into smaller pieces or pieces. . . .